Three Villanova Wildcats - Miguel Polley, Eric McKenna, and Will Steiner - were honored Monday by the BIG EAST and Philly Soccer Six for their efforts in helping VU down Penn and Creighton.
Villanova's defense held firm against the potent Creighton Bluejays Saturday as the Wildcats knocked off the No. 10 Bluejays 1-0 on a blustery afternoon at the Higgins Soccer Complex.
Fresh from a 4-0 win Wednesday over Penn, Villanova returns to the Higgins Soccer Complex for a BIG EAST showdown with No. 10 Creighton (BIG EAST Digital Network).
Villanova returned home for the first time in nearly three weeks and quickly made itself at home Wednesday, scoring a 4-0 victory over Penn at the Higgins Soccer Complex.
After a nearly three week absence from home, Villanova returns to game action at the Higgins Soccer Complex when it hosts Penn at 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Villanova juniors Andreas Bartosinski and Lucas Hodges were honored on Monday after scoring key goals in Saturday's 2-2 draw at Xavier.
Villanova picked up goals from Lucas Hodges and Andreas Bartosinski while earning a 2-2 draw on Saturday afternoon against Xavier in Cincinnati.
Villanova hopes to rebound Saturday when it faces BIG EAST rival Xavier in a match to be played at the University of Cincinnati's Gettler Stadium at 3:30 p.m.
Villanova fell behind in the third minute Saturday and, despite its best efforts to battle back, dropped a 3-1 BIG EAST contest to Providence.
Villanova has won its last two BIG EAST games after falling in its conference opener to nationally ranked Butler. The Wildcats will look to extend that streak Saturday at Providence (1 p.m. BIG EAST Digital Network).
Temple got a goal in the 22nd minute and made it stand up to knock off the Villanova Wildcats (6-4-1) in a Philly Soccer Six contest played Tuesday in Philadelphia.
Sophomore Zach Zandi and freshman Shane Bradley were honored Monday as the Wildcats get set to visit Philadelphia to meet Temple on Tuesday (3 p.m.).
A goal by junior Miguel Polley in the 10th minute helped ignite a 4-goal attack for Villanova Saturday and paved the way for a 4-2 BIG EAST triumph over DePaul.